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"Coolcashin", a parish, in the barony of Galmoy, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 3 1/2 miles (N. W.) from Freshford; containing 564 inhabitants. This parish comprises 2792 statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act. It is in the diocese of Ossory, and the vicarage forms part of the union of Freshford, and the corps of the prebend of Aghoure in the cathedral of St. Canice, Kilkenny; the rectory is appropriate to the dean and chapter. In the R. C. divisions it is part of the union or district of Lisdowney, the chapel is at Whitegate.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Civil Parish: Coolcashin. RC Parish: Lisdowney
Earliest Records: b. May 1817; m. Sep 1771.
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Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC
parish parish period number
Coolcashin Lisdowney 1771-1880 0926199
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Parish Townland Acres Diocese
Coolcashin Ballygowney 651 Ossory
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Coolcashin Garrydague 157 Ossory
Coolcashin Gorteennamuck 513 Ossory
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